Angels for Children and the University of Education Karlsruhe

Category Archives: Laos

Interview with a Chilean expat in Vientiane – the Bacan Café

It was on the 18th of September, the day Team VII arrived in Laos, that we ate our first pastries from our (soon-to-be) favorite coffee shop in Laos. After 16 hours of travelling and some hours of making ourselves at … Read more

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Morning sport in Sikeud Primary School – combatting the “cold”

The onset of the “cold season” in winter brings a mean temperature of 25 degrees Celsius, and Laotians start wearing jackets, woolly hats, leggings, and gloves. To combat the cold, a new routine begins at Ban Sikeud Primary School: … Read more

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Workshop on 14 November 2018 – “Lesson planning, games, and material for the mathematics classroom”

“Do you think it would be possible to get a new ruler for the board that I can use for my lesson?”

This was a question that one of our tandem-teachers asked us just a few days ago. Even though Read more

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A day in the life of… a PH Karlsruhe volunteer

6:30 a.m.

The alarm in Natalie’s and my – Anja’s – room goes off for the first time… one quick move to switch it off and here we go… five more minutes of sleep before we have to make our … Read more

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The Lao flag ceremony

After having worked here for more than two months now, it was high time to find out what actually happens during the weekly flag ceremonies at the schools we work for. As we are not familiar with the concept of … Read more

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“Team VII” revisited

Hello & sabaidee, dear readers,

Our Team VII page is now complete and from now on permanently to be found here, along with all the other team pages. On this page, the volunteers who are currently placed in Laos … Read more

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